Events

AVAM's Sock Monkey Saturday / Sunday

Sock Monkey Saturday, a free event, at the Aemrican Visionary Art Museum

Make a new friend for yourself or to give as a gift!

  • When: Saturday, December 5 OR Sunday, December 6
  • Time: 1pm – 2pm ET
  • Where: Online
  • Cost: FREE with online RSVP.

Quarantine driving you bananas? This year, our annual Sock Monkey tradition is twice as nice! You’re invited to a very special virtual Sock Monkey Saturday / Sunday! Pop into our Zoom sessions on either Saturday, December 5 OR Sunday, December 6, for a community sock monkey show-and-tell. Plus, our monkey helpers will be on hand both days if you have questions about completing your monkey in progress.

Register now for this free event.

Gather your monkey-making supplies and watch our Sock Monkey How-To video on AVAM’s YouTube channel. Then, join us on Zoom and show off your sock creations, or to get help from monkey helpers.

Supplies Needed:

  • One pair of new socks
  • Sharp scissors
  • Needle & thread or yarn
  • Stuffing
  • Buttons
  • Bells (Optional)

How to Make a Sock Monkey



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